Our CV http://bit.ly/1mB4LxE
523 000 persons in the world could have been poisoned to death due to Propoxyphene during 1985- 2011 http://bit.ly/1dECImR
We present here three reports on television about our research on the analgesic ( Dextro ) - Propoxyphene ( Darvon and Darvocet )
The first element was shown in local television in Sweden - http://bit.ly/1m8Aoe4 - the second in both the local TV and national TV in Sweden http://bit.ly/1dRhO5d The third element was sent to a Russian documentary programs in the television channel Channel One before this "Public Russian Television ( ORT)" http://bit.ly/1mwY7Yh
The entire Russian documents breaker - whose name was "Death on Prescription " - is here http://bit.ly/1fxEIPq
This is what was said in the Russian Show:
( We'll get into the program after 30 seconds )
What do we really do in the program?
We got an email from All who works on the production company Indigo ;
Dear Ulf and Birgitta
Hope you are well ! So I have translated your party of the movie . Please see it below . I hope it is understandable )
Ulf : It entered the market in 1957. In the middle of sixties it was the most popular and widespread of medicine That time . But alreadycreated in the beginning of sixties They knew that it was a dangerous medicine .
Voice-over : This married couple are the scientists in medicine . They were first who gave the alarm When found out That thou sands of people die annually after taking inoffensive painkiller produced by the company Lilly.
Birgitta : We started our investigation , we found those people . It Became serious for us after we had read 1600 files and found out about all that tragic deaths . And then there was a struggle against the pharmacological companies and agencies .
Voice-over : The struggle Which took years and Which was Accompanied by works of thou sands victims considers Ulf Jonasson . But the company Eli Lilly didn `t want to stop selling the profitable medicine . Meanwhile During The 17 -year struggle of the scientists Became the collectors of the typical horrific stories with a terrible end .
Birgitta : For example, there was a guy who found Several pills in a cupboard at a party . He mixed them with beer . In the morning he wanted to eat cereals . So he sat down to watch a sports television program with a plate of cereals and died . His mother entered the room and found him dead .
Voice-over : Inspite of the prohibition of the medicine in Sweden the company Eli Lilly Continues to produce and sell the painkiller Which contains dextropropoxyphene .
Birgitta : This medicine is still used in the USA and in many other parts of the world . It is being sold in the quantity of 70 to 80,000 kilograms a year in the U.S. . It kills 5-6000 people a year .
Voice-over : The medicine is being with drawn from circulation in Europe but it is still used in Russia . Partially the reason is in our system of clinical trials . In Russia They don `t carry out a blood test on a person perished . So if a bad medicine was the cause of the death nobody will know . And the most important Is that in Russia the clinical trials are being Conducted by the same company .
Documentary program shown in Channel One in Russia usually have 15-20 million viewers.